Sr. Gen. U Min Aung
Hliang, Commander-in-Chief of the Myanmar Defence Services called on
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today.
Condemning the recent terrorist attack on pilgrims of Amarnath Yatra,
Sr. Gen. U Min Aung Hliang expressed his sincere condolences for the
victims of the attack.
The Prime Minister conveyed his condolences at the loss of lives of
Myanmar armed forces personnel and their families in the tragic air
crash of 7 June 2017.
Sr. Gen. U Min Aung Hliang briefed the Prime Minister about bilateral
defence and security cooperation. The Prime Minister appreciated the
close cooperation between the Armed forces of India and Myanmar.
The Prime Minister said that Myanmar is a key pillar of India’s “Act
East” Policy, and expressed his firm commitment to strengthen the
bilateral relationship in all areas.